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'Django Unchained' Still Editing At The Last Minute

  • By Sergio
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  • November 27, 2012 8:03 PM
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Right now, as you're reading this, there's some pretty fierce last minute editing going on for Quentin Tarantino's Django Unchained , in order to get it ready for Academy and film critics award screenings, starting on December 5th.

Lance Reddick Options 'In War They Come' (Sci-Fi/Action Script) As Starring Vehicle For Himself

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • November 27, 2012 4:39 PM
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More genre fare from Monsieur Lance Reddick that should make many of you happy!

In 'Let Fury Have The Hour,' Chuck D, Van Jones & Others Discuss Role Of Artists In Affecting Social Change

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • November 27, 2012 1:35 PM
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A call to action, the short story goes... In the 1980s, a generation of artists used their creativity to respond to the reactionary politics that came to define the culture at the time. In director Antonino D Ambrosio's Let Fury Have The Hour, over 50 notable musicians, artists, and thinkers are brought together to trace a social history from the cynical heydays of Ronald Reagan and Margaret Thatcher, to today, ultimately imparting a message of hope.

ADIFF 2012 - Moussa Touré’s Acclaimed 'La Pirogue' Makes Its USA Premiere TONIGHT; Got Tickets?

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • November 27, 2012 12:45 PM
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More: La pirogue

Viola Davis Education Reform Drama 'Won't Back Down' Heading To Blu-ray/DVD 1/15 w/ Bonus Features

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • November 27, 2012 12:20 PM
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Oscar nominees Maggie Gyllenhaal and Viola Davis lead a stellar cast in what was supposed to have been an empowering drama inspired by actual events, but was ultimately just not very good, saved by its strong cast.

Kenyan *Superhero* Drama 'Leo' Makes World Premiere This Week; Watch Trailer, Interview w/ Director

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • November 27, 2012 12:00 PM
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One of the things I love about what I do here is learning about new and interesting projects, while in their early stages of development, keeping up with them as they make progress, until they are complete and ready to screened commercially.

Watch 4 Clips From Acclaimed 'Forerunners' - South African Documentary On Black Middle Class

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • November 27, 2012 11:13 AM
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I like the look and feel of this. It has an ethereal quality to it that's engaging. The subject matter is also of interest.

Oprah May Bring An End To 'O' Magazine

  • By Sergio
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  • November 27, 2012 10:54 AM
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Despite the fact that it's still one of the best selling magazines in the country, Oprah Winfrey, yesterday, during the magazine's annual conference, announced that she might stop publishing O Magazine.

CONFIRMED - Lenny Kravitz Will Play Marvin Gaye In Director Julien Temple's Biopic

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • November 26, 2012 6:59 PM
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We can now officially remove the question mark and move this one into the "confirmed" pile.

Add Terry Crews, Eddie Cibrian, Amy Smart, Cocoa Brown, Ryan Eggold To 'Single Moms Club'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • November 26, 2012 6:42 PM
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Terry Crews, Eddie Cibrian, Amy Smart, Cocoa Brown, and Ryan Eggold have all joined the cast of  Tyler Perry's Single Mom's Club, which already includes Perry himself, Nia Long,William Levy, Wendi McLendon-Covey, and Zulay Henao.